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This course will teach you everything you need to know to become a social media manager in 2018

Ask any marketing guru, and they’ll tell you that social media sites like Facebook and Instagram are gold mines for getting leads and growing a brand.<p>…

17+ Social Media Marketing Predictions for 2018 From the Pros

Are you wondering how social media marketing will change this year? The social platforms are constantly changing, and that means marketers need to …

Social Media Examiner

NEW Tip: How To Create Awesome Photo Collages<p>Data shows that visuals generate a lot of engagement. There's a whole range of photo editing tools …

Instagram Hashtags: A Reference Guide

Are you an Instagrammer?<p>If you are, you know the importance of using hashtags within your content.<p>This post explores the use of Instagram …

Social Media

5 Checks to Ensure Your Facebook Page Is Up to Date

Are you using a Facebook page for marketing?<p>Have you checked to make sure it’s up to date?<p>Facebook regularly provides marketers and business owners …

Better social media in 15 minutes or less

Fast is in. Fast Internet, fast lunches, fast cars. But what can you do fast to make your social media stronger than ever? I'm glad you asked. Here are a few tweaks and changes you can make quickly that will pay off immediately.<p><b>DO:</b> On Twitter, treat a tweet like a sentence.<p><b>DON'T:</b> Start a tweet with …

How to Extend the Life of Your Social Media Content

Wish you didn’t have to keep creating new content? Do you need a better return on the content you create? Having a plan in place for posting, and …

YES! Your Brand Should Be on Snapchat! Here’s Why

Why would you even consider putting your time and effort into an app like Snapchat that<p><i>You don’t get it,</i>• <i><br>You feel it’s a kid’s thing,</i>• <i><br>You think it only</i> …

MacTrast Deals: Airy YouTube Video Downloader: Lifetime License

- Feb 9, 2017<p>With an Airy YouTube Video Downloader: Lifetime License you can watch your favorite YouTube videos on your Mac without needing to be …

10 Essential Rules for Effective Snapchat Marketing

According to Statista, Snapchat reached 200 million active users in September 2016. The US user base can count on 37% of users in the 18-24 age group …

Social Media

Best ways to use your Android phone with your PC

Getting your Android phone to seamlessly connect to your PC isn't as daunting as it used to be. There are several services that let you mirror …

Pushbullet

WhatsApp won't share UK user data with Facebook for ads - for now

In August, WhatsApp announced that it’d finally begin earning its keep by sharing users’ phone numbers with Facebook, which acquired the messaging app for $19 billion in 2014.<p>However, the UK is having none of it; Britain’s privacy watchdog has managed to get WhatsApp to agree to pause sharing user …

Suddenly Twitter is a Must-Have Service Again

By<p>Feb. 8, 2017 4:57 p.m. ET<p>Trump is doing with Twitter what FDR did with radio, one analyst says. That means there might be reason to be optimistic …

Social Media

Top 5 Social Media Scheduling Tools (Visual Content Focused) - Stencil

For any business or brand, social media has become a much needed marketing tool. Consumers will search social media platforms for news and offers a …

Social Media

Flipboard redesign encourages curation and sharing content with friends

If the Flipboard app interface was starting to feel a little dated to you, there's good news. The company has launched a massive re-design of its …

Social Media

The Big List of The 61 Best Social Media Tools for Small Business

Banana Republic and Susan’s Neighborhood Shirt Shop could be using the same social networks—Twitter, Facebook, Google+, etc.—but their marketing …

Social Media

CareerSonar Finds You Jobs Through Your Friends' Connections

A friend on social media is often more of a friendly acquaintance, but you can use that to your benefit when seeking out a new job. CareerSonar uses …

15 Hilarious Technology Ads From the 1980s

If you flip back to photos of your childhood, sometimes you'll wish that you hadn't. Perhaps your awkward haircuts and awkward poses weren't funny …

You Can Now Put Images in Your Facebook Comments

Facebook has been doing a lot of work on its comment system between threaded replies and emoticon support. Now (finally?) you can throw images in …

The Business of Simple - chrisbrogan.com

I read recently that the very simple act of walking barefoot on grass is a powerful and natural stress reliever. In the last year alone, the US paid …

‘Everything’ desktop search gets updated with cool new features

‘Everything’ is the kind of program that every geek loves, and is the first program that I install on every Windows machine. We first reviewed this …

9 Social Networks for Organized Families

<i>Ahh, summertime.</i> Blissful relaxation, fun in the sun and backyard BBQs.<p>But don't forget that Timmy's baseball tournament is coming up and Dad will be …

6 Reasons Instagram Video Beats Vine

6 Ways Instagram Video Improves Upon Vine<p>1. Clip Editing<p>2. Cover Frame<p>3. Filters, Duh<p>4. Tap to Focus<p>5. Image Stabilization<p>6. Vision Beyond the Video …

This Poster Makes Music When You Touch It

Posters you put on your wall don't have to be silent any more — not if Netherlands-based design studio Trapped in Suburbia has its way. The company …

8 Resources to Help Build Your Website

Building your own website is a headache — especially if you're unfamiliar with coding. Platforms like Tumblr make it easy to create your own website, …

Aiming To Make You More Productive, Focus@Will Launches A Music App For iOS

I’ve always been impressed by people who can listen to music while they write. I mean, I’ll do it every once in a while, especially when one of my co-workers is being particularly distracting, but in general I’ve found that music just slows me down.<p>Well, there’a startup called focus@will aiming to …

Can You Be Too Smart for Your Own Good? And Other FREAK-quently Asked Questions

Our latest podcast is called “Can You Be Too Smart for Your Own Good? And Other FREAK-quently Asked Questions.” (You can download/subscribe at …

Storytime Hangout Lets Your Child Act Out Three Billy Goats Gruff

Penguin and creative advertising agency Bartle Bogle Hegarty (BBH) have teamed up to launch a new Web app today that combines Google Hangouts with the classic children’s story ‘Three Billy Goats Gruff’.<p>Storytime Hangout enables the child and a number of other users, such as friends or family, to …

The Science of Practice: What Happens When You Learn a New Skill

<i>You've heard the expression “practice makes perfect” a million times, and you've probably read Malcolm Gladwell's popular “10,000 hours” theory. But</i> …